Mickey Storey, is the manager of the Astros AAA affiliate, Round Rock Express beginning in 2019. He is leading the Round Rock Express to divisional leaders in the Pacific Coast League (81-53 record as of today). He spent last season as manager for Class A Quad Cities, going 81-59 in his first year as skipper. Mickey is a former professional pitcher with the Blue Jays and Astros.
Mickey is the youngest manager at AAA at 33 years old.
Mickey and Sammy discuss:
His pathway in player development from player to manager
How the game of baseball has changed in his career
What is the most important technology he uses to help his athletes reach peak performance
How he uses video to help his players
How he is coaching his 6 year old son like a AAA baseball player
His favorite drills and the importance of repetitions
Building the culture of habits
His daily routine as Manager of a AAA team
What is the main difference between those who get called up to the show like Yordan Alvarez and those who haven't
His dream #2, #3 and #4 hitters of all time.
You can follow Mickey on Twitter and Instagram or the Round Rock Express on Twitter or Instagram.
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